Apothecary jar (albarello), Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), Italian, probably Faenza

Apothecary jar (albarello)

Date:
probably 1550–1600
Culture:
Italian, probably Faenza
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Height: 12 1/2 in. (31.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.992
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 950
Inscription: A label inscribed: trifera.persica
Robert Lehman, New York